Stauffacher, Thomas

Director , Industry Education Programs
Business, Nathan M. Bisk College of

Educational Background

B.S. - Business Administration University of Montana 1966
M.S. - Contract and Procurement Management Florida Institute of Technology 1972

Professional Experience

2003-Present
Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne, Florida
College of Business
Director, Industry Education Programs

1994-Present
Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne, Florida
College of Business
Adjunct Lecturer (Management Principles; Organizational Behavior and Theory; International Business; Federal Contract Management; Leadership; Business Ethics)

1996-1999
Univeristy of Central Florida
Department of Management
Adjunct Lecturer (Management Principles; Organizational Behavior and Theory; Labor Relations)

1995-1999
Harris Technical Services Corporation
Program Manager – Defense Satellite Communications System Network Control Support Services; Other field engineering and maintenance services

1994-1995
Private Management and Business Consultant – Harris Technical Services Corporation, Melbourne, Florida

1990-1993
United States Army, Fort Monmouth, New Jersey
Project Manager – Satellite Communications

1988-1990
Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers Europe, North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), Mons, Belgium
Communications Systems Section Chief

1987-1988
Industrial College of the Armed Forces - National Defense University Fort McNair, Virginia
Student

1985-1987
327th Signal Battalion, XVIII Airborne Corps, Fort Bragg, North Carolina
Battalion Commander

1981-1985
Department of the Army, The Pentagon, Washington, D.C.
Acquisition Program and Budget Coordinator

1981
Defense Systems Management College, Project Management Course, Fort Belvoir, VA
Student

1978-1981
Augsburg and Heidelberg, Federal Republic of Germany
Various Army Signal Corps Assignments

1977-1978
United States Army Command and General Staff College, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas
Student

1972-1977
United States Army Communications-Electronics Command, Fort Monmouth, New Jersey
Contracting Officer

1971-1972
Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne, Florida
College of Business
Graduate Student – Contract and Procurement Management

1966-1971
Various Army Signal Corps Assignments, the Republic of Korea (2nd Infantry Division), Fort Bragg (XVIII Airborne Corps), North Carolina, and the Republic of Vietnam (101st Airborne Division)